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Descriptor English:   Harmine 
Descriptor Spanish:   Harmina 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Harmina 
Synonyms English:   9H-Pyrido(3,4-b)indole, 7-methoxy-1-methyl-
Tree Number:   D03.132.436.384.500
Definition English:   Alkaloid isolated from seeds of PEGANUM HARMALA; ZYGOPHYLLACEAE. It is identical to banisterine, or telepathine, from Banisteria caapi and is one of the active ingredients of hallucinogenic drinks made in the western Amazon region from related plants. It has no therapeutic use, but (as banisterine) was hailed as a cure for postencephalitic PARKINSON DISEASE in the 1920's. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with HARMIDINE or HARMALINE
Pharmacological Action:   Hallucinogens
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
History Note English:   91(75); was see under ALKALOIDS 1975-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AA analogs & derivatives
AN analysis AI antagonists & inhibitors
BI biosynthesis BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CS chemical synthesis
CH chemistry CL classification
DF deficiency EC economics
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism PK pharmacokinetics
PD pharmacology PH physiology
PO poisoning RE radiation effects
ST standards SD supply & distribution
TU therapeutic use TO toxicity
UR urine  
Record Number:   6399 
Unique Identifier:   D006247 

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